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Four time league winner Josh Robinson swaps Linfield for Larne

Wed, Jul 08 2020

Josh Robinson will make the switch from Linfield to Larne when his current contract expires at the end of this ...

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From the Archives: Brian Shelley on becoming disillusioned with financial mismanagement in the League of Ireland

Tue, Jul 07 2020

Having won every domestic honour, sampled life cross channel and becoming disheartened with League of Ireland clubs’ financial mismanagement, Brian ...

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Chris Lavery and Chris Crane sign two-year contract extensions with Portadown

Mon, Jul 06 2020

Portadown have announced that they have handed new two-year contracts to Chris Lavery and Chris Crane.

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Gabiel Sava and Matthew Lynch sign contract extension with Warrenpoint Town

Mon, Jul 06 2020

Gabriel Sava and Matthew Lynch have signed new deals with Warrenpoint Town, the club have revealed.

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Dundalk step up preparation with the scheduling of Derry and Bohs friendlies

Mon, Jul 06 2020

Dundalk have announced two friendlies as they step up their preparation for the resumption of competitive play.

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Watch: John Egan nets stunning equaliser to record his first Premier League goal for Sheffield United

Sun, Jul 05 2020

The centre-half latched onto a flick by captain Billy Sharp before rifling a beautifully-taken half-volley into the top corner past ...

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Former Manchester United Youth Ruairi Croskery signs for Portadown

Sun, Jul 05 2020

Newly promoted Dankse Bank Premiership side Portadown have announced the signing of Castlewellan's Ruairi Croskery.

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extratime.com Italia90 Sportscast Day 22 - Semi Final - England v West Germany

Sun, Jul 05 2020

A fascinating semi-final between England and West Germany

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Former Wexford Youths star Eric Molloy departs Polish second tier side Stomil Olsztyn

Sat, Jul 04 2020

Stomil currently lie in ninth position in the Polish second tier, just three points off the playoff positions.

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Former Dungannon Swifts youngster Sean McAllister signs first pro deal with Everton

Sat, Jul 04 2020

The 17-year-old joined the Toffees last summer from Dungannon, and he has since penned a new two-year deal with the ...

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extratime.com Italia 90 Day 21 - Semi Final - Argentina v Italy

Sat, Jul 04 2020

We are into the semi finals of Italia90

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Stephen Murray and Conall McGrandles sign new Portadown contracts

Sat, Jul 04 2020

McGrandles will remain at Shamrock Park until 2022 after joining the club in 2019 from Warrenpoint Town.

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FAI seeking further funding to ensure continued viability of the organisation

Sat, Jul 04 2020

With competitive football about to return to the pitch in Ireland later this month, the FAI are returning to look ...

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Cobh chairman Bill O'Leary hopeful ahead of League of Ireland restart later this month

Sat, Jul 04 2020

O’Leary, who was involved in the discussions of returning to play by representing the FDA in discussions with the FAI, ...

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Irish under-19 international Oisin McEntee signs Newcastle contract extension

Fri, Jul 03 2020

The Cavan native previously played schoolboy football with Malahide United before joining Newcastle in 2017.

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Dubliner Jamie Gray joins English non-league outfit Bromsgrove Sporting

Fri, Jul 03 2020

Bromsgrove currently ply their trade in the Southern League Premier Division Central, and are managed by Irishman Bren Kelly

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Watch: Ronan Curtis scores as Portsmouth held by Oxford in League One Playoff semi-final first-leg

Fri, Jul 03 2020

Curtis was fed in by Portsmouth teammate Andy Cannon, before he saw his effort go into the net under the ...

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Women's National League set for August start

Fri, Jul 03 2020

The WNL was initially set for a March re-start, and it will now begin in mid-August

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Longread: Home games at the Cross and a famous night in Athlone - the story behind the Cobh Ramblers 2007 First Division title win

Fri, Jul 03 2020

Ramblers’ success in 2007 was not a surprise but was the culmination of years of hard work and foundations that ...

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Bray Wanderers launch fundraising campaign to aid club ahead of return to football

Fri, Jul 03 2020

The Seagulls follow in the footsteps of Sligo Rovers who have set up a Go Fund Me campaign to help ...

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Derry City sign former Celtic midfielder Joe Thomson while Stephen Mallon extends loan from Sheffield United

Thu, Jul 02 2020

Celtic youth product Thomson arrives from Dunfermline Athletic, with whom he’s spent the past two seasons in the Scottish Championship.

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FAI board approve plans to resume SSE Airtricity League season on July 31

Thu, Jul 02 2020

The National League Executive Council (NLEC) last week voted in favour of a truncated season of 18 league games to ...

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Sligo Rovers have raised more than 31K in the last 24 hours

Wed, Jul 01 2020

Yesterday was a day of joy and hope for many League of Ireland fans with the news that the League ...

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Defender Paul Cleary returns to St Patrick's Athletic following Wexford loan

Wed, Jul 01 2020

Cleary – a Leinster Senior Cup winner with St Pats – joined the Slaneysiders on loan prior to the start ...

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Extratime Sportscast Italia 90 Day 20 - England v Cameroon and West Germany v Czechoslovakia

Wed, Jul 01 2020

Today we find out who will join Argentina and Italy in the semi finals of Italia 90.

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Hoops Head Coach Bradley happy to get football back on

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Shamrock Rovers Head Coach Stephen Bradley welcomed the announcement from the FAI on Tuesday of the resumption of the League ...

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Portadown sign Paddy McNally on new long term deal

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Portadown have announced that defender Paddy McNally has signed a new three-year deal which will see him remain with the ...

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Quinn confirms FAI Cup arrangements as football set to return

Tue, Jun 30 2020

As part of Tuesday's announcement of the return of the SSE Airtricity League, Niall Quinn, the FAI's Interim Deputy CEO, ...

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Cameron Dummigan returns to Dundalk following Crusaders loan

Tue, Jun 30 2020

The 24-year-old made just one appearance for Stephen Baxter’s men before the COVID-19 outbreak halted their season.

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Northern Ireland international Shane Ferguson signs new contract with Millwall

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Ferguson has played 23 times for the Lions in 2019/20 providing three assists as they sit 11th in the table.

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League of Ireland football set for July 31 restart

Tue, Jun 30 2020

The NLEC has ruled that the league will resume on July 31st with the league resuming as planned with two ...

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Former Cork City and Sligo Rovers star Kieran Sadlier set to leave Doncaster

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Sadlier was a crucial member of Darren Moore's squad at the Keepmoat Stadium in 2019-20 as he scored 12 goals ...

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Alan McCormack and Michael Harriman feature as Northampton Town win promotion to English League One

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Dubliner McCormack secured his third straight promotion, having gone up in consecutive years with Luton Town, thanks to a comfortable ...

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FAI confirm 18 coaches graduate from UEFA Pro Licence Programme

Mon, Jun 29 2020

The graduating coaches are as follows: John Andrews, Keith Andrews, Jim Brennan, John Cotter, Damien Duff, Neale Fenn, Paul Hegarty, ...

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Atlanta United confirm return of Dundalk native Jon Gallagher following Aberdeen loan

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Gallagher played a key role in role Aberdeen’s 2019/20 Scottish Premiership campaign, making 33 appearances, scoring once.

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Shane McLoughlin signs one-year contract extension with Wimbledon

Mon, Jun 29 2020

The 23-year-old midfielder moved to Kerry when he was just five after being born in New York. He played for ...

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Millwall confirm Molumby set to stay on loan until the end of the season while McNamara triggers contract extension

Mon, Jun 29 2020

News of Molumby’s retention comes as the club have also noted that Danny McNamara has had a contract extension triggered.

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From the Archives - extratime.ie League of Ireland Attendance Report 2019

Mon, Jun 29 2020

For the third season in a row, the SSE Airticity League of Ireland has seen an increase in attendances. The ...

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Derry City confirm departure of Norwegian forward Tim Nilsen

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Nilsen joined the Candystripes in January, after spending the 2018-19 season with Fredrikstad.

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From the Archives - Robbie Hedderman: 'When the same person is always putting money in, it can end up badly'

Sun, Jun 28 2020

Having joined perennial SPL outfit Aberdeen as a 19-year old defender in 2001, Robbie Hedderman has come full circle, returning ...

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Former Champions League winner Arjen Robben plans retirement U-turn to join boyhood club Groningen

Sat, Jun 27 2020

The 36-year-old Dutch winger looks to re-join the club having began his career there as a 16-year-old. In 2002, Robben ...

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Former Sligo Rovers league and cup winning manager Ian Baraclough appointed as new Northern Ireland boss

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Baraclough takes over the reins of the Green and White Army following the recent departure of previous manager Michael O’Neill.

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Cork City set for July Munster Senior Cup return

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Cork City, Midleton, Carrigaline United and Rockmount will all contest for a place in the final of the tournament that ...

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Forward Avril Brierley joins DLR Waves

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Brierley re-joins the Waves having enjoyed two previous spells at the club, with her last appearance coming in 2018 for ...

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Linfield declared NIFL 2019/2020 Champions

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Linfield have been crowned 2019/2020 NIFL Champions earlier today after finishing four points ahead of second placed Coleraine.

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Ireland's Nations League dates and Kick off times confirmed

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Stephen Kenny now knows the exact dates and times for his opening Nations League campaign as Republic of Ireland boss.

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Gallery: DLR Waves resume training

Fri, Jun 26 2020

After an unprecedented shutdown, Ireland is beginning to resume economic, social and sporting life and football too is beginning to ...

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Gallery: Athlone Town return to training

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Athlone Town returned to training on this week and on Wednesday evening our photographer Gary Shanahan took a trip out ...

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